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Dana Quinney’s Wildflower Girl Named ILA Book of the Year

Dana Stewart Quinney’s Wildflower Girl has been chosen as the 2019 Book of the Year by the Idaho Library Association.

David Tamanini Wins AAHGS Award

David Tamanini’s Tituba: The Intentional Witch of Salem won the 2020 International Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Book Award in the IABA Historical Fiction category

Joseph VanZutphen Named New Mexico-Arizona Book Award Finalist

Joseph VanZutphen’s Child of Sonora was named a finalist in the 2020 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards in the category of ebook Fiction

Terence Harkin Wins MWSA Silver Medal

Terence Harkin‘s The Big Buddha Bicycle Race was awarded the Military Writers Society of America’s 2020 Silver Medal in the category of Literary Fiction.

Anne Posten & Elisabeth Jaquette Shortlisted for National Book Awards

Anne Posten’s translation of Anja Kampmann’s High as the Waters Rise and Elisabeth Jaquette’s translation of Adania Shibli’s Minor Detail were shortlisted for the National Book Awards in the category of Translated Literature.

Walter Mosley to Receive National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters

The National Book Foundation announced that it will award Walter Mosley with the 2020 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. The award will be presented during the online National Book Awards ceremony on November 18.

Victoria Noe Wins International Book Award

Victoria Noe‘s Fag Hags, Divas and Moms: The Legacy of Straight Women in the AIDS Community was awarded a Bronze Medal in the 2020 Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards in the Nonfiction: History category.

Susanne Tedrick Wins Living Now Award

Susanne Tedrick’s Women of Color in Tech won the Living Now Awards’ Bronze Medal in the Motivation – Practical Self-Improvement category.

2020 National Book Awards Longlists Announced

The 2020 National Book Awards longlists were announced in September. Frank B. Wilderson III’s Afropessimism was longlisted in the Nonfiction category. Anne Posten’s translation of Anja Kampmann’s High as the Waters Rise and Elisabeth Jaquette’s translation of Adania Shibli’s Minor […]

Mary Choy & Michele Kaufman Win International Book Awards Silver Medal

Mary Choy and Michele Kaufman’s Healthcare Heroes: The Medical Careers Guide was awarded a Silver Medal in the 2020 Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards in the Non-Fiction: Occupational category.